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Lacking empathy with the Greek people ... chest beating coming from Brussels:

Fighting for the German banks ...

Who will repay the €289bn debt?

Greece awaits debt relief measures after nearly a decade of austerity

by Oui on Mon Aug 20th, 2018 at 05:48:32 PM EST
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The probability that no one cares if Greece repays debt to eurosystem is about 98.723 certain, according to my private calculation. ahem. Retiring the debt is not the objective.

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Mon Aug 20th, 2018 at 07:14:34 PM EST
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Who will repay the €289bn debt?


When a company goes bankrupt, everyone walks away (and the management start again). When a country goes bankrupt, we play "Extend and Pretend" (which is the modern equivalent of debtors' prison : You stay there until you pay...)

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II

by eurogreen on Tue Aug 21st, 2018 at 09:05:36 AM EST
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